Not many sounds in life, and I include all urban and all rural sounds, exceed in interest a knock at the door.
The most prominent place in hell is reserved for those who are neutral on the great issues of life.
A problem is a chance for you to do your best.
Opportunities are never lost. The other fellow takes those you miss.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
A thing moderately good is not so good as it ought to be. Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
The world is before you, and you need not take it or leave it as it was when you came in.
I make the most of all that comes and the least of all that goes.
You can lean over backward so far that you fall flat on your face.
Jumping at several small opportunities may get us there more quickly than waiting for one big one to come along.